There's no better student violin outfit value anywhere than a Cremona Premier outfit! Each instrument starts with a traditional design using the finest, most select solid tone woods available; and are carefully fashioned into musical instruments that not only look beautiful but encourage the inspired student. One of the more popular models in the Premier Student line is the SV-165. This fantastic outfit was constructed using traditional hand-carved methods using select tone woods like spruce and maple, and fittings of rare and beautiful tonewood. This hard, dense wood ensures tuning stability and accuracy, and nicely complements the classic proportions of the SV-165. As an added bonus, each outfit also includes high-quality Prelude strings by D'Addario that naturally bring out the true tone of these lovely instruments, and is protected by the ever popular TL-33 case for the best in lightweight, yet durable instrument protection.